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January 17, 2007

Nigeria - Outbreak confirmed

Nigerian health authorities on Friday [12 Jan 2006] confirmed a new
outbreak of H5N1 bird flu in the Sokoto state in country's far north.
This is the first case of bird flu after months of any such infections
in Africa's most-populous nation. The last known infection occurred in
September. Authorities are also investigating at least 2 suspected

Posted by dymaxion at January 17, 2007 09:37 PM

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